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Graduate Chemical Engineer - Immediate Start

Contract Resources was established in 1989 and is a rapidly growing global organisation providing specialised industrial services and catalyst handling to the oil and gas, petrochemical and heavy industrial sectors. With offices in Australia, New Zealand, and the Middle East, Contract Resources’ global presence provides limitless opportunities to high performing individuals. Our core business activities include catalyst handling, mechanical services, high pressure water blasting, vessel cleaning, chemical cleaning, heat exchangers, pipeline services and specialised hazardous waste handling.
Contract Resources are currently looking for a highly motivated Graduate Engineer to join our team in Jandakot, WA.

In this role, you will provide technical and administrative support to the business whilst building your knowledge of Contract Resources core services. This position will require you to work closely with numerous internal and external stakeholders and may also require site-based work on remote facilities. This is a great opportunity for a recent graduated Engineer to step into the Oil and Gas industry and get on site experience as well as working with our senior engineers, Project Managers and clients.  

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Produce and update project documentation, including work packs, work method statements, operating procedures and equipment pick lists
  • Engage with key internal and external stakeholders to ensure that the work scope is successfully planned and executed
  • Review and interpret technical drawings, such as equipment schematics, isometric drawings and process and instrumentation diagrams
  • Site focal point for quality control
  • Troubleshoot technical issues as they arise
  • Identify and implement continuous improvement initiatives for both Contract Resources and clients
  • Maintain a strong safety culture

To be considered for this role, you will have:

  • Recently graduated from a Bachelor of Engineering or equivalent majoring in Process, Chemical or Mechanical Engineering
  • Willingness to complete specialised training courses such as breathing apparatus, confined space rescue, and helicopter escape for offshore work
  • Previous vacation or internship work experience within oil and gas or resource sector 
  • Ability to complete manual work on site
  • Good attitude with a desire to learn
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work within a team or independently with good initiative
  • Experience in reading and interpreting engineering drawings, P&IDs and specifications
  • Ability to build relationships and effectively communicate with key stakeholders
  • Current C Class Manual Drivers Licence
  • Full rights to work in Australia

Employee Benefits  

Together with a competitive salary package you will be provided with a company laptop. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a company that offers a great work life balance, a sociable, fun and collaborative working environment. There are opportunities to upskill and further progress your career with training and development opportunities available including those specific to the industry and sector. 

How to apply

If you are seeking a challenging and rewarding role with a dynamic, growing organisation, please select the ‘Apply Now’ button to submit your application. 


Contract Resources is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to principles of diversity and inclusion. Applications from people of all nationalities, genders, and cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply.
Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to the advertised close date.

Closed 2 months ago
Closed 2 months ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
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    Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand

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  • Closing Date:16th Nov 2021, 12:59 pm


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